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FIRST Robotics

August 6, 2018
PR-B Community Education offers robotics classes
August 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
April 28, 2018
Despite a rocky start to the season, the Pequot Lakes Patriotics First Robotics team now finds itself competing at the world competition in Detroit through Saturday, April 28. Photo from Pequot Lake Patriotics Facebook page -
Pequot Lakes: Robotics team gets second wind from local support - Team in Detroit for championship round
April 28, 2018 - 7:00am
December 11, 2017
Though they have rarely done drives for donations in the past, Hunt said the team decided to revisit a fundraiser used during one of the group's first active years. They aren't asking for money, but instead junk batteries that the group can turn in for core fees. Donations must be limited to the type of batteries used to start and operate motors such as car batteries, lawnmower batteries and similar mechanical devices. Illustration
PR-B Robotics team wants your junk batteries
December 11, 2017 - 8:00am
November 20, 2017
The Pine River-Backus robotics team stands with its third-place winning robot. Pictured are Austin Mackert, Ewan Newbold, Ian Newbold, Ethan Hunt, Brittany Dowling, Amber Adkins and Taylor Siltman. Submitted Photo
PR-B robotics team takes third
November 20, 2017 - 6:00am
July 9, 2017
Pequot Lakes Community Education offers summer classes
July 9, 2017 - 8:30am
June 4, 2017
Pequot Lakes Community Education seeks instructors, offers classes
June 4, 2017 - 8:30am
March 9, 2017
The March 2-4 FIRST robotics match in Duluth resulted in close losses by both the Pequot Lakes and Pine River-Backus teams. Pequot Lakes Patriotics came in at 33rd overall with the Pine River-Backus Backwoods Engineers finishing 36th. Illustration
Local robotics teams experience close matches in Duluth
March 9, 2017 - 7:16am
March 3, 2017
The Pine River-Backus Backwoods Engineers and the Pequot Lakes Patriotics tested the mettle of their robots Feb. 18 at the annual Week Zero event in Nevis and discovered both weaknesses and strengths. The event, where several northern Minnesota FIRST robotics teams gathered to practice the tasks they will face at their first competition March 2-4 in Duluth, introduced teams to Steam Works, this year's challenge. Illustration
Local robots set sights on Duluth meet
March 3, 2017 - 10:07pm
May 5, 2016
Pequot Lakes Robotics Team finishes 30 out of 75
May 5, 2016 - 9:27am
March 23, 2016
Logan hansen, Keegan Severance, Dylan Lerfald, Evan Morgan, Deven Psyck, Mentor Nate Novak and Joe Najjar troubleshoot ways to improve the performance of their robot’s wheels. Photo by Travis Grimler
Robotics: Pequot Lakes team advances to world championship - Glitches plague robotics teams
March 23, 2016 - 2:08pm